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to start out by telling everybody penn line service has been disrupted between martins airport and perryville. you want to keep that in mind for your travel plans. also a pretty serious accident, the cleanup continues in annandale inside the beltway right here at route 236 at ravensworth. a couple of cars. some injuries as well. i'll show what you it looks like from our sky 9 right now. the cleanup is continuing. it looks like the tow truck has arrived on the scene. and it looks like actually traffic is beginning to get by. just be aware there could be residual delays from this accident on route 236 here in the center of annandale. back over to our maps this time to the south side of town. no issues to report on 95. things look great dale city to woodbridge. we'll take a live look outside in spring field. a few brake lights coming up to the beltway. i'll be back with more coming up at 6:11. >> see you then. >>> later today a judge is going to sentence former penn state football coach jerry sandusky. >> the 68-year-old sandusky maintains his innocence following his conviction ea
:08. >>> former penn state assistant coach jerry sandusky faces sentencing today for child sex abuse. >> his lawyer says sandusky plans to tell the court he is innocent. kristin fisher is live in the satellite center. she's previewing the hearing today. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. jerry sandusky did not testify at his june trial but he is expected to speak today at his sentencing. he's expected to proclaim his innocence. in fact yesterday he even called in to a penn state radio station to essentially sort of give a preview of what he's going to be saying today in court. here is just an expert from that recording. take a listen. >> they could take away my life. they can make me out as a monster. they can treat me as a monster but they can't take away my heart. in my heart i know i did not do these alleged disgusting acts. >> reporter: keep in mind that 68-year-old former football coach has already been convicted on 48 counts of child sex abuse but sandusky says he want as new trial. he says the judge denied his legal team adequate time to mount a defense. he also accuses one of h
as accidents or construction. >>> it is now 4:43. still to come, how a disgraced former coach at penn state is fighting back against the school. >>> plus >>> welcome back. officials where a ferry company says the vessel recently passed in-special. the general manager says he's still waiting to talk to the ferry captain who is in the hospital and unable to talk. monday the ferry collided with another boat with about 120 people on board headeded to see a fireworks show. 38 people died, more than 100 people were injured. seven crew members from both boats have also been arrested. >>> 14 before 5:00. answers this morning about what caused seats to come loose on american airlines planes over the past week. entire rows came loose during three flights, twice on the same plane. that forced the carrier to ground 47 planes yesterday for inspections during which they found four more planes with the same issue. american says the problem started after seats were moved around on on some planes and the clamp that attaches the seat to the floor was not properly installed afterwards. >> somehow it didn't ge
in. >>> maryland governor martin o'malley is peeking out against penn national gaming. he says the casino is running false ads against question seven on the november ballot. >> penn, the gaming company that is funding all of these ads trying to claim that these monies never go to school, total hogwash, complete lie that penn is perpetuating. total falsehood for them to say we are not investing more then indication. >> in a statement, the spokesman for the campaign behind the has responded saying in part, these aren't our assertions. they are independent media fact checks. -- total falsehood for them to say we are not investing more in education. >>> we are checking in on weather and traffic. stay with us. stay with us. ♪ [ male announcer ] the first look...is only the beginning. ♪ ♪ introducing a stunning work of technology. ♪ introducing the entirely new lexus es. and the first ever es hybrid. this is the pursuit of perfection. [ darius' mother ] i remember as a toddler, when darius started walking, there was no stopping him. he actually would run from us and we always
of this advertising. >>> tomorrow is sentencing day for jerry sandusky. in june, the former penn state assistant football coach was convicted of sexually abusing young boys. sandusky is expected to make a statement before the judge tomorrow, but his attorneys say no one else will speak on his behalf. instead, the judge will review letters written by some of sandusky's friends and family. danielle lee has more on what we can expect at tomorrow's hearing. >> reporter: tuesday jerry sandusky will return to the same centre county courthouse where he was escorted out in cuffs just over three months ago. he'll emerge from isolation thinner, and wearing an orange jumpsuit instead of a sports coat. >> we've known for a long time that the sentence that the judge will impose is going to be very lengthy, very significant. >> reporter: the former penn state assistant football coach faces anywhere from 60 to more than 400 years in prison for abusing ten boys over 15 years. sandusky never testified. the only time we heard from him was during a poorly handled interview with nbc's bob costas last november. >> a
penn state assistant football coach and charity founder, jerry sandusky. in june, a jury convicted sandusky of 45 counts of child sex abuse. andrea mccarren is live outside the center county courthouse where a judge will hand down the sentence tomorrow. andrea. >> reporter: lesli, there are two key questions this evening. one, what will jerry sandusky's sentence be? and two, what will he say in court tomorrow? >> you guys -- >> prosecutors emerged from a late afternoon meeting with judge john cleland, with new information about the significant number of potential victims who will take the stand. >> could be as many as half a dozen, we'll see. depends on how they feel and how they respond to the moments. >> although the 68-year-old sandusky did not testify at his june trial, he is expected to speak at his sentencing hearing tomorrow. >> i anticipate he is going to say he is innocent and he wants to repeal his trial and work on getting a new trial. >> sandusky's own lawyers are predicting a harsh sentence. >> best case scenario would be a 30 year sentence if i had to guess, gi
to the capital beltway. at penn state, former assistant the ball coach jerry will be sentenced in a few hours. >> he is expected to speak at hearing along some of his victims. carter is in a satellite what sandusky is saying from behind bars. >> he has spent the past three months behind bars. he will find out today whether of his spend the rest life in prison. is expected to speak during hearing. we are hearing from him already bars.ehind jerry sandusky is headed back to outt this morning to find will spend thehe rest of his life behind bars. night before his sentencing, matt sandusky issued statement maintaining innocence. >> they can take away my life out as a monster, monster, but they away my heart. my heart i know i did not do alleged disgusting acts. >> he was convicted in june of counts of child sex abuse against 10 boys. he says he now regrets not his -- andstand in his attorney says he will fight for new trial. >> his morale is up and he's working on his appeal. he's very confident he will get shot at this. >> today we expect to hear from sandusky, attorneys, possible support from hi
-year period. from his jail cell, the former penn state assistant football coach made a surprise plea for claiming his innocence. nbc's danielle lee joins us live now from the center county courthouse with more on what we can expect today. >> reporter: you may be able to see behind me people are already lining up at this courthouse for this hearing that is going to begin at 9:00 this morning. we are expecting jerry sandusky to speak again. last night he made an 11th hour plea on the penn state college radio. this is really the first unedited look we had gotten into sandusky's thoughts. he sat at this courthouse for days saying absolutely nothing during his trial. the only time we did hear from him was during the nbc interview that didn't go well. then just last night he releases a roughly three-minute statement and what is telling is equally important, what he doesn't say to what he did say. he offered no apologies but only proclaims his innocence. listen to what he had to say. >> they could make me out as a monster, they can treat me as a monster, but they can't take away my heart. i
coming. former penn state football coach, jerry sandusky, will be sentenced tomorrow. according to his lawyer, sandusky will speak in court and proclaim his innocence. he'll be sentenced on 45 counts of child sex abuse. he could face 442 years in prison. sandusky has been in isolation ever since he was convicted back in june. he spends his days exercising and reading and playing solitary. sandusky has been preparing the statement for his sentence. >>> we are now exactly one month away from the election. the latest polls show a tight race between president obama and mitt romney. today, romney was visiting cadets at the virginia military institute where he promised to strengthen america's defense. he says president obama has failed to lead on the world stage, especially in the middle east. >> it is clear that the risk of conflict is higher now than when the president took office. >> polls show voters favor president obama when it comes to foreign policy. he is campaigning in california today. that's where he dedicated a national monument to latino labor leader, cesar chavez. >> he bel
again. thank you for joining us. i'm jc hayward. >>> former penn state football coach jerry sandusky will mostly die in prison. the 68-year-old convicted sex offender was sentenced today to at least 30 years in prison. a judge handed down the sentence this morning in bellfont, pennsylvania. andrea mccarren is there live. >> reporter: that sentence me down after a heartbreaking and emotional testimony from four of sandusky's victims, three of them right in the courtroom. one by one they detailed his abuse, his betrayal and the man he inflicted on their lives and on their families. one victim testified, quote, he called it horseplay and only later did i understand this was sexual assault. i'm troubled by flashbacks of his naked body. it is real. it is painful. and will be inside me forever as an open wound. he took away my childhood the day he soughted me. -- he assaulted me. then jerry sandusky stood wearing an orange jail jumpsuit and addressed the judge, his voice choked by tears. quote, i'm filled with emotion and determination. i didn't do these alleged disgusting acts. we will co
of the former penn state coach's sentencing. they are meeting with prosecutors and the judge in the case for some pretrial motions. sandusky was found guilty on 45 counts of child sex abuse earlier this year. he faces life in prison at tomorrow's sentencing. >>> well we should know more later today about just how bad that concussion is for robert griffin 3. the quarterback was knocked out of yesterday's game during the third quarter. an examination at the stadium revealed he had a mild concussion. >> he wasn't sure what quarter it was, at that time when he wasn't really sure what his score was, what quart it was, we knew he had a mild concussion -- what quarter it was, we knew he had a mild concussion. >> he will be reexamined today. >>> the nationals are looking to take a two game lead on the defending world series champs today. they face the st. louis cardinals in the second game of the national league division series this afternoon. it begins at 4:30. >>> and the baltimore orioles will try to tie up their series against the new york yankees tonight beginning at 8:00. the o's lost sun
in virginia. >>> the former penn state coach who says he saw jerry sandusky sexually abusing a boy is now filing a whistleblower lawsuit against the school. former assistant coach mike mcqueary was a key witness during the case against sandusky. he is seeking millions of dollars in damages because he says he was defamed and misrepresented by the university. according to the suit, mcqueary was the only coach not invited to interview under the new football coach bill o'brien. and he is the only former penn state employee whose legal fees were not reimbursed by the university. >>> ahead, the redskins get involved in a political debate. >>> also a tour group catches something they never expected, why a man is risking his life staging a protest hundreds of feet in the air. >> what a mess out there this morning. fog could slow you down as you head out. >>> police in florida are not abused with this woman. she tried to ride a manatee. it is illegal to annoy, harass or disturb manatees. >>> imagine going on a fishing trip and running into this guy. a group of fishermen saw this whale shark during
and a fixture in the penn quarter neighborhood. >> the mayor of penn quarter is what i would call him. he would be out on his rounds checking on things and checking on oth residents and the building. >> he was a mainstay of la fayette, where we live. he's going to be really, really missed. >> his dog was not hurt in the accident. she's now being cared for by a neighbor. >> the time now, 11:11. new information out of france this morning about allegations the former head of the international monetary fund raped a woman at a d.c. hotel. >>> the faa is investigating american airlines for trouble in mid flight. we'll tell you what happened at >>> a french prosecutor is no longer investigator allegations the former head of the imf raped a woman at a d.c. hotel. they claim dominic -- into a suspected prostitution ring run out of a french hotel. >>> former butler for pope benedict is accused of leaking secret documents confesses on a witness stand today. he admitted to stealing and leaking documents to the media. he denied having an accomplice or getting money for documents released. he maintains he is
a whistle blower lawsuit against penn state. mike mcqueary testified that he saw sandusky sexually abusing a boy in the team locker room. now he is seeking millions of dollars in damages because he says he was defamed and misrepresented by the university. according to the suit, mcqueary was the only coach not invited to interview under the new football coach bill o'brien and he says he is the only former penn state employee whose legal fees were not reimbursed by the university. >>> pope benedict's former butler admits to stealing documents and leaking them to a journalist. he took the stand yesterday in his own defense. he took responsibility for stealing the documents and insisted he had no other accomplices, but he still denies that he's guilty of the aggravated theft charges against him. he told the court that he is only guilty of betraying the pope's trust. he faces four years in prison if he's convicted. >>> one person seriously hurt after several explosions at a british columbia trucking company. a building and several tractor trailers were engulfed in flames in the fire. smoke was
people n 2009. hood i turning to the scandal at penn state. graduate assistant mike mcqueary has filed a againstlower lawsuit the university. testified against jerry sandusky in during the sex abuse .rial treatment from the the arrest ofce y sandusky has caused him distress and embarrassment. now he is suing for millions of dollars in damages. a television news anchor in wisconsin took to the airways in after a viewer called her overweight. said it has more to bullying. >> your children will probably someonehool and call fat if you do that and home. to bed to teach our kids critical and we need to do that by example. >> jennifer livingston has thank her viewers for their support. the man who wrote the e-mails about bullying but that he wants her to and wasm yourself offering only advice and support. >> we all get e-mails from time time that we think, you did that.ve to say >> you often get e-mails about appearance over your performance of. >> absolutely. >> it is what it is. we do appreciate your feedback. i want your feedback today. and me some pictures of fog. it will be issued throu
to the penn state scandal. the wife of jerry sandusky is getting back $50,000 in cash and a home put up for a bond before his conviction. the request was granted this afternoon. his wife put up the money and her home as collateral for his $200,000 bond. he remains in jail under isolation. he will be sentenced next week. >> it is time to look at the day's other top stories. a massive manhunt is underway for a missing teenager. he has not been seen since monday after buying donuts and a bottle of water from a duncan doughnuts on route 50. -- dunkin donuts on route 50. >> the reflecting pool is empty tonight because of audi. -- audi. -- algae. >> the race for the white house is heating up. analysts agreed that mitt romney one of the debate last night. money -- many undecided voters are still waiting to make their decisions. there are 33 days until the election. >> during the debate, we reviewed some brand new technology. it allows you to weigh in on what you see during the debates. it is not exactly a scientific, but instant reaction is a brand new tool. >> you can use your smart phones or
freak accident in downtown washington. rhett leverett was walking his dog monday morning in penn quarter when a car ran onto the sidewalk and struck him. police are investigating. makeselieve the driver suffered a medical emergency. he was a popular history at marymount arlington.in >> fuel services today for a d.c.'s lieved to be oldest resident. -- funeral services. edie williams died at the age of 112th. her funeral is at 11:00 this northwest atstreet the metropolitan ame church. credited god with her long life >> . pope benedict's butler is expected to take the stand today. stealingr church document and giving them to a journalist. say that he the crime and said by the holyred spirit. faces four years in prison if convicted. >> soon we will learn if the efforts to find the body andhoffa were - jimmy hoffa. >> the teamsters boss disappeared in the 1970's. a driveway was dug up and they are testing the soil. >> investigators searching for answers after a truck and an amtrak train collided in california, injuring 20 people. the truck driver failed to center. dileo cars and locomotives o
surrounding penn state university. former assistant coach jerry sandusky will be sentenced for child sex abuse. place afterke nearing that determines whether he's a sexually violent predator. his sentence could add up to hundreds of years. we will have a crew at the sentencing. with abc 7 news and wjla.com. with want to check in brian van de graaff. prepared is in for a shock. >> it was warmer yesterday. i knew that i did not have a when i knocked off the plane. >> it's cold this morning. advisoryis a frost the west. prepared. if you want to be prepared, you need extra layers. today we will not warmup. off to the west virginia and parts of the shenandoah valley. it's 45 downtown right now. it is not been this: since late april downtown. 51 at the bay because of the influence of the water. -- it is not in this cold since late april. in.ttle fog settling be ank the rain today will light and spotty. the 40'sres in downtown this morning. light rain possible. highs in the mid 50's today. a little rain tonight. clouds tomorrow morning will to sunshine in the afternoon. wednesday, the nationals will
her or come forward with information. >>> tomorrow, a judge will sentence former penn state coach jerry sandusky. today, prosecutors and sandusky's lawyer will meet with the judge for presentencing hear. a jury convicted him of abusing children. his attorney says his client admits he made some bad decision but he says sandusky is innocent of all the charges. >> his mistake isn't bad judgment. so he should have realized. but he has always maintained his innocence. >> the 68-year-old could receive life in prison. >>> 2, 1. liftoff of the space x falcon 9 rocket. >> another privately owned rocket is in space. it's headed to the international space station with 1,000 pounds of cargo. you might remember a similar march back in may. it will stay there for three weeks before returning to earth. among the cargo delivered, chocolate and vanilla swirl ice cream. it's in the freezer actually. >> wow. i'm sure they'll be happy to get that. we'll check in with veronica. feel like some chocolate swirl ice cream? >> we certainly feel like we've been in the freezer. >> i would request hazelnut. s
his jail cell former penn state assistant football coach made a surprise plea pro claiming his innocence. in just a few hours, sandusky will be sentenced for abusing ten boys over a 15-year period. sandusky as well as some of the victims are expected to speak at that hearing. danielle lee joins us from the centre county courthouse with more on what we can expect. >> reporter: good morning. you may be able to see just over my right shoulder people are already lining up outside of this courthouse waiting for this hearing that is set to begin in a couple hours. it will likely be the second time in less than 24 hours that we heard from jerry sandusky after he was largely silent during the entire trial. you may remember that jerry sandusky did not testify. one of the only times we heard from him prior to his conviction was during that infamous nbc interview that didn't go well. so this last-minute statement out of his jail cell is very unheard of and in very many ways many telling. equally telling what he didn't y. he offered no apologies, only maintained his innocence. >> we will c
doctors not to use any of those products on patients. >>> tomorrow is sentencing day for former penn state football coach jerry sandusky and no one will speak on his behalf, that's according to sandusky's attorneys. he has several letters written on his behalf that will be written to the judge. sandusky has been asked to be placed in the general population to serve his sentence. he was convicted earlier this year of sexually abusing boys he met through a charity for at-risk children. he could receive life in prison. >>> mitt romney is campaigning in battleground virginia today. a speech at virginia military institute he said it's time to change the course in middle east. steve handelsman is live on capitol hill with more on this story. >> reporter: hi, pat, thanks. down at vmi today, romney said particularly in the case of the conflict involving the israelis, arabs and iran, that only with a new president would we get the chance he says we need to start over. at virginia military institute -- >> it's time to change the course in the month. >> reporter: mitt romney claimed president obama m
. >>> tomorrow is sentencing day for convicted child molester jerry sandusky. the former penn state sphant trouble coach was convicted in june on 45 counts ever sexual abuse of young boys. he now faces up to 400 years in prison. but experts expect his sentence to be closer to 30 to 60 years. he will also probably be able to work a 30-hour week toern money in prison. >>> the head of the border patrol agents union said the agent killed apparently opened fire on two fellow agents thinking they were armed smugglers and was killed when they returned fire. the county sheriff confirmed the scenario but would not say if the fallen agent was the fit to sot. first to shoot. >>> coming up, an update on the outbreak of meningitis spreading nationwide. >> a very special night for our female war veterans. why these service women put on some fancy dresses and some smiles. >> the september fall air is not going anywhere. i'll have the details on what you can expect.  take a away his toys and he'll play with a stick. take away their bikes and they'll still find a way to get where they're go
a judge will sentence former penn state coach jerry sandusky. earlier this year, a jury convicted sandusky for abusing boys he met through a charity for at risk children. sandusky's lawyer says he made some bad decisions, but sandusky is innocent of all the charges. >> jerry has always said his mistake was using bad judgment and doing some of the things that led up to the accusations, getting showers with kids. he said he should have realized that obviously that isn't the thing to do. but he has always maintained and still maintains his innocence. >> the 68-year-old could receive life in prison. >>> convicted killer joran van der sloot is reportedly going to be a father. he has gotten a woman pregnant while serving his 28-year sentence in a dutch prison. they cite van der sloot's lawyer saying that a woman became pregnant during an unsupervised visit in the prison. he killed flores in 2010 and is wanted in the u.s. in connection with the disappearance of natalee holloway in aruba in 2005. >>> more than half of all children with autism have run away from home. that's according to a study re
scuttled contract negotiations with the carrier. >>> former penn state graduate assistant mike mcqueary has filed suit against the university for defamation and misrepresentation. mcqueary's account that he witnessed jerry sandusky showering with a boy back in 2001 helped bring the charges that led to the former assistant football coach's conviction. mcqueery is seeking millions of dollars in damages, alleging that the university mistreated him after the sandusky child sexual abuse scandal surfaced. penn state is not commenting on the complaint. >>> the latest search for jimmy hoffa has turned up nothing but dirt. police had been searching a backyard in suburban detroit where a credible tipster told them a man, possibly the long missing former teamsters boss had been buried some 37 years ago. soil samples gathered at the site turned up no traces of hoffa or any other human remains. hoffa was last seen in the summer of 1975, about 30 miles from the site of the latest tip. >>> a series of suicide bombings this morning in syria's largest city has killed at least 31 people. state tv reports tha
. better weather by tuesday and wednesday. the nittany lions of penn state hosting the wildcats of northwestern in state college today. 60 degrees. a slight chance of some showers but no big weather problems. michigan is on the way to west lafayette, illinois taking on the boilermakers of purdue. 51 degrees. breezy and chilly there. the game right here on nbc tonight. notre dame. the hurricanes. in chicago at soldier field. 45 degrees. breezy and cold. i have to suspect that the weather may very well favor the irish over the tropical hurricanes. yes. >> i think everyone would agree with that. but the hurricanes are a good team. they can pull it out. all right. is your computer running slow do you think it might have a virus? >> before you pay a pricey computer shop some students in prince george's county might be able to help. news 4's seth lemon is here live with the story. part of our education nation series. >> good morning. geeks, nerds, techies, whatever you call them they're good with computers. the tech savvy high schoolers are getting hands on training in a field that's
successful used then others but successful efforts include the great work of sean penn with "haiti, george clooney's work with the sudan and brad pitt's work with helping sustainably rebuild new orleans. my compelled to also add work over 20 years ago running the earth communications office which used the power of media to do large public awareness campaigns on environmental issues. i'm compelled not to share my credentials and expertise in this area but to share it with you how even then big-time action star arnold schwarzenegger supported smart environmental causes like recycling. \[laughter] for those of us who can't read this poster, it is of arnold as commando saying, i recycle more with my pinky then you do with both hands. recycle now and thank me later. so, ladies and gentlemen, we thank you for being here. we hope you enjoy the day and we encourage you to stay involved in the work of the institute. now it's my great pleasure to get the morning panel discussion going by introducing the moderator, who is a hero of mine. with over 40 years broadcasting this trail blazing journalist i
writer at the "wall street journal" and matt mccall the president of the penn financial group. good to have you with us this morning. let's take a look at some of the numbers. one of the numbers revealed in this economic report is this one, 114,000 new jobs were added in the month of september. some folks are questioning how you get from a to b with that 7.81% number. let me put one more number up here which may give some background information on this. employed part time for economic reasons, so people who took a part time job because they can't get a full time job we assume, that number keeps rising, that went from 8 million to 8.6 million in the month of september. sort it automatic for us, steve. >> that is a big job. this is the weirdist report i've seen in 20 years or so i've studies these reports. we had such a wide divergence in terms. two reports that came out this morning, martha, you really did a nice job of explaining to people why we had the fall in unemployment even though the unemployment rate, even though there were only about 114,000 jobs created, which was the othe
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